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GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, AUGSBURG


GERMANY, FREE CITY OF AUGSBURG (UNTIL 1805)

11558 Report: "Abschrift - Was die evangelischen Prediganden der Statt Augsburg offendtlich in Iren Kirchen, auf der Canzl abgelassen haben, von 18 Junij 1584 . Nach dem Neuen Calender. (What the protestant preachers of the city of Augburg publically said in their churches, on the pulpit, on June 18, 1584. According the new calendar.)" 8 pages, folded.

II 150,00 €
Interesting report possibly of a catholic theologian (Jesuit?) from the end of the 16th century.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, HESSE


GERMANY, LANDGRAVATE (UNTIL 1806) AND GRANDDUCHY (1806-1918) OF HESSE (-DARMSTADT) AND NEAR RHINE

13659 Document of appointment to Oberlehrer of the Lehramtsassessor Joseph Franz of the grammar school at Worms, dated Darmstadt on October 6, 1916, with original signature of Grandduke Ernst Ludwig and pressing seal, slightly teared in the seal, reverse paper lacking, to times folded.

II 65,00 €
Ex auction 192 of Fritz Rudolf Kuenker GmbH & Co. KG in Osnabrueck on June 24, 2011, cat. no. 8094



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, NASSAU


GERMANY, PRINCIPALITY NASSAU-USINGEN (1735-1806) AND DUCHY OF NASSAU (1806-1866)

15633 Letter to the Ducal Nassau Office in Hachenburg, dated 1859, with Thurn und Taxis 1853 stamp for 3 Kr. black on greyblue (probaly Michel no. 12), stamp "4 circles", "W.SELTERS" and "HACHENBURG". Folded and damaged.

III 5,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 292.


15805 Letter to the Ducal Nassau Office in Hachenburg, dated 1860, with Thurn und Taxis 1859 stamp for 3 Kr. light blue (probably Michel no. 21), stamp "4 circles" and "WIESBADEN". Folded and slightly damaged.

III/III–IV 10,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 292.


15806 Letter to the Ducal Nassau Office in Hachenburg, dated 1857, with Thurn und Taxis 1852 stamp for 3 Kr. black on dark blue (probaly Michel no. 8), stamp "4 circles", "WIESBADEN" and "HACHENBURG". Folded and slightly damaged.

III/III–IV 10,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 292.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, OLDENBURG


GERMANY, DUCHY (UNTIL 1815) AND GRANDDUCHY (1815-1918) OF OLDENBURG

15630 Contract or last will of a widow, handwritten on paper, dated Jever on March 12, 1803, with black lacquer seal and signature and further seven testimony-signatures with black lacquer seals, folded.

II 25,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 287, beforehand ex collection Oldenburg of Friedhelm Beyreiss, Bremen.


15631 Nomination-Document for Geheimer Cabinetsrath, For the Staatsrath Friedrich Wilhelm Anton Römer, dated Oldenburg, July 1, 1842, with large paper seal and signatures of Grand Duke Paul Friedrich August (I) and of Minister von Berg.

II 100,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 288, beforehand ex collection Oldenburg of Friedhelm Beyreiss, Bremen. - Such early nomination documents a very rare. Friedrich Wilhelm Anton Römer in 1860 was President of the Supreme Court of Appellation of Oldenburg and from 1859 until 1866 also served as Chancelor of the Grandducal Oldenburg House and Merit Order of Duke Peter Friedrich Ludwig.


15632 Certificate of examen of the 2nd character of the Grand Ducal State-Examination-Commission for the auditor Wilhelm Ludwig Ernst Tenge in Jever, dated Oldenburg on March 3, 1890, with paper seal of the Examination-Commission and signature, spotted, folded.

II 35,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 289, beforehand ex collection Oldenburg of Friedhelm Beyreiss, Bremen.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, PRUSSIA


GERMANY, KINGDOM OF PRUSSIA (1701-1918)

13774 Commemorative document for participation of the odonation of honour on October 15, 1855, for the Royal Major von Obernitz. 4 pages, one times folded.

II 40,00 €
On October 15, 1855 king Friedrich Wilhelm IV (1795-1861) had his 50 years military service jubilee. On this occsion the officers of the Prussian army presented to him a special sabre as a gift of all officers. Major von Obernitz also gave a contribution and therefore received this document.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE OF GERMAN NATION (UNTIL 1806)


HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE OF GERMAN NATION (UNTIL 1806)

15638 Old copy of a document on the elevation to Freiherr [Baron] for Jacob Joseph von Kleudgen by Emperor Franz II. Handwritten copy of the original document of December 12, 1803, dated Heidelberg on September 4, 1816, with seal and original signature of the public notary Andreas Leopold Burtler, folded.

II 35,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 382.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMAN EMPIRE 1871-1918


GERMAN EMPIRE (1871-1918)

13680 Machine operator mate's badge, sheet metal, 70 x 55 mm, with 8 cotter pins.

II 30,00 €



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMAN REICH 1919-1933


GERMAN REICH 1919-1933, SO NAMED "REPUBLIC OF WEIMAR"

15646 Long service congratulation letter of the Reichspaesident Paul von Hindenburg (1847-1934), for the Logistic leader Otto Jahn in Greiz, dated Berlin May 1, 1927, with faximile signature "von Hindenburg" and large printing seal, folded, minimal restoration.

II–III 35,00 €
Ex auction Kuenker no. 253 of October 4, 2014, cat. no. 427.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMANY, GERMAN REICH 1933-1945


GERMANY, GERMAN REICH 1933-1938 RESP. GRAND GERMAN REICH (1938-1945), SO NAMED "THIRD REICH" - GENERAL

U014 Set of 6 silver cups of a German Naval Officer, silver, each 4.4 cm high, hallmarked "800", with the following engravings:1) "C 28.9.34." und Monogramm "JS"; 2) "Fähnrich September 1934"; 3) "Offiziersmesse Panzerschiff "Deutschland' 8.III.35"; 4) "Leutnant 20.4.1935"; 5) "Oberleutnant 18.1.1937"; 6) "L.K.S. Wildpark Werder 1.6.37 - 1.8.38".

II 250,00 €
Interesting set of an officer who served some time at the legendary ship "Deutschland'.



GERMAN ORDERS AND DECORATIONS

GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC


GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC (1949-1990)

15420 3 pieces shoulder straps of a captain of the Border Troops of the GDR, worn, two of them damaged on the reverse.

II; III 5,00 €


15421 Pair of officer's shoulder straps of the Border Troops of the GDR without ranking stars, unworn.

I–II 5,00 €


15422 Pair of shoulder straps of a captain of the Mechanized Infantry [Motorisierte Schuetzen] of the National People's Army, worn and dirty.

III 5,00 €



EUROPEAN ORDERS, DECORATIONS AND MEDALS

FRANCE


FRENCH STATE (SO NAMED "GOVERMENT OF VICHY" - 1940-1944/45)

13492 Portrait of an unknown artist of Philippe Pétain (1856-1951), named "the Winner of Verdun", Marshal of France, Head of State of the so named "État Français" from 1940 to 1944/45, chalk on card, this near the upper edge with tooling "...ANNONAY - ANCne MANUFre CANSON St. MONGOLF...", size 40 x 31,5 cm, under glass, with frame.

340,00 €
VERY RARE! - Henri Philippe Benoni Omer Joseph Pétain was born on April 24, 1856, in Cauchy-à-la-Tour in the Pas-de-Calais. During the Great War 1914 to 1918 as a Army Corps General he succeded during the battle of Verdun to hold, with numberless casualities on both sides, the defence against the Germans, for which lateron he was called the "Winner of Verdun". Afte the French capitulation in June 1940 he became head of state of the new "État Français", created of the unoccupied southern part of France, with the government's seat at Vichy. Evacuated in 1944 to Belfort, later to Sigmaringen in Germany and finally to St. Margareten in Switherland, he was surrendered to France shortly after the ende of the war. eliefert. There in a process he was sentenced to death, but he wasn't executed, but changed into a "national degradation", in which all his properties were conficated, and he himself was internated in life-long exile to Port-Joinville on the island of Yeu in theVendée, where he died on July 23, 1951. - Pétain on the portrait wears the grey military field uniform, with two rows of medal-ribbons, among these are to identify the ribbon of the Military Medal, the Legion of Honour and of the War Cross 914-1918. On the head he wears the képi of a Marshal of France.



EUROPEAN ORDERS, DECORATIONS AND MEDALS

GREAT BRITAIN


UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND

15480 Singe shoulder strap for the fild uniform of a first lieutenant of 57th regiment, with rank stars (ptly enamelled) and regimental number in metal.

II 20,00 €
Possibly from the time of the Second World War



EUROPEAN ORDERS, DECORATIONS AND MEDALS

SWITZERLAND


SWITZERLAND

14918 Printed proclamation of Archduke Karl of Austria to the Swiss, dated March 30, 1799, folded, slightly damaged, slightly cut.

II 75,00 €
Important proclamation for the Austrian-Swiss relations during the Revolution wars. Ex auction 173 of Fritz Rudolf Kuenker GmbH & Co. KG in Osnabrueck on June 25, 2010, cat. no. 8994; before-hand ex collection Fotsch of Zurich. - Karl Archduke of Austria, Duke of Teschen (1771-1847), Austrian Fieldmarshall, from 1796 until 1800 was commander-in-chief of the Austrian troops in Southern Germany, Northern Italy and Switzerland. In this proclamation he explanes his invasion into Swiss territory with the necessity of the persecution of the French nemey, and declares that he has no other intension as to contribute to the further existance of Switzerland in her fu7ll independenca, integrity, liberty and with all her rights and possessions.



SWITZERLAND, CANTON OF ZUERICH

14917 Official confirmation ot the mayor of the city of Zurich, that Jacques Baumgartner, born in Weyach in the canton of Zurich, corporal in the Swiss Regiment Steiner never at any time took part in conspiracy against the French Republic. Dated Zurich, August 1, 1794, with paper and lacquer-seals and signatures.

II 100,00 €
Ex auction 173 of Fritz Rudolf Kuenker GmbH & Co. KG in Osnabrueck on June 25, 2010, cat. no. 8993; before-hand ex collection Fotsch of Zurich.


 
 
 
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